Song reunites Thai bus woman with family

February 18, 2008

A touching story about a Thai woman who was separated from her husband and seven children for 25 years after catching the wrong bus during a regular shopping trip. The bus took her some 2,000 kms north of her home where she was unable to speak the language and no one could understand her dialect. She lived for 5 years as a beggar until she was sent to a homeless shelter. Twenty years later, three visiting medical students recognized her dialect from a song she was singing and they were able to help her to reunite with her family.

read more from source:http://www.theage.com.au/news/travel/song-reunites-thai-bus-woman-with-family/2007/02/08/1170524221053.html

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